The 2018 Castroville Artichoke Food & Wine Festival
The 59th Annual Castroville Artichoke Food & Wine Festival is fun for the whole family, featuring local chef demonstrations, artichoke inspired delicious food, a Kids Zone, musical entertainment, AgroArt, and a Wine, Beer, and Spirits Garden! Join us June 2 – 3, 2018 at the Monterey County Fair and Event Center, 2004 Fairground Road, Monterey, California.
· Hours: Sat. 10am – 6pm and Sun. 10am – 5pm
· Admission: $15 Adults / $10 Active Military and Seniors (62+) and Children (6-12) Children 5 and under FREE
· Advance tickets available HERE or at the door.
Artichokes: A Peninsula Legacy
The following items are prohibited at the festival:
No Drugs, Cannabis, or Outside Alcohol
No Cans, Bottles, or Glass Containers
No Drugs or Outside Alcohol
No Ice Chests or Coolers
No Pets (except for service animals)
No Bikes, Skates, Scooters, or Skateboards on festival ground
No Unauthorized Vendors
No Outside Food or Drinks
WINE, BEER, & SPIRITS GARDEN
Guests over 21 can stroll and sip wine and craft beer from some of our favorite California producers.Learn more
Monterey County’s finest chefs and food personalities will showcase the versatility of the artichoke and share their own preparation techniques.
This popular and anticipated produce market features Artichokes and much, more!
Two days of live musical acts on our Main Stage and strolling through the NEW Beer & Wine Garden. Learn more
Enjoy a guided tour into an Artichoke field and learn how this unique plant grows from the ground up. Tickets purchased onsite. Learn More
Steamed, Grilled & Fried Artichokes, Artichoke Burritos, Sausage, and Artichoke Cup Cakes. If you dreamt it, chances are you’ll find it at the festival.
Games, face paints, arts & crafts, live entertainment, and more!